Issues / Environment
Security is not just about the military. When we speak of security, we are talking about freedom from military conflicts and terrorist attacks. But we also believe that security involves access to sufficient food and shelter, good health care and good jobs, a clean environment and well-functioning, accountable political structures.
Little green (business) men have hijacked the climate debate. Their market-based proposals are out of this world and not in a good way.
George W. Bush and Angela Merkel are fighting over the weather. But a leaked draft of the G8 statement, explains columnist Walden Bello, reveals that the spat is over details not substance.
Poet and educator Kalamu ya Salaam talks with E. Ethelbert Miller about Hurricane Katrina, war, and geopolitics.
Global warming skeptics are still out there. And behind them stands ExxonMobil.
Republican Congressman Wayne Gilchrest sees a hard slog ahead to get climate change legislation passed in Congress. But he sees no other choice.
Everyone is going green, except the U.S. Congress.
A new Iraqi law proposes to open the country's currently nationalized oil system to foreign corporate control.
Climate change is not an environmental problem. Its an energy problem. Columnist Michael T. Klare explains why this is a critical distinction.
On April 14, environmentalists are planning the largest climate change action in U.S. history.